Alabama Courses of Study. What are Punctuation Marks? Punctuation marks are symbols to help readers understand how to read sentences. Examples: Period-ending marks, abbreviations; Question mark-ending marks; Exclamation point-ending marks; Comma-separating items or words, direct address, dates; Semicolon-joining two parts of a compound sentence;. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
Alabama Courses of Study
AL.L.8. Language Standards
Conventions of Standard English
L.8.37. Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. [L.8.2]
L.8.37.a. Use punctuation (comma, ellipsis, dash) to indicate a pause or break. [L.8.2a]
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